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NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1026

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 486
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 540

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Southern Poverty Law Center

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
222

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 177
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 42

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Anchorage Youth Development Coalition

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
936

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 870
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 66

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Children’s Action Alliance

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
711

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 288
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 423

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
9810

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 8808
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 999

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Center for Juvenile Law and Policy
Youth Justice Coalition

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1254

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 795
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 459

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
Colorado Juvenile Defender Coalition
Pendulum Foundation

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
252

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 201
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 48

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Connecticut Juvenile Justice Alliance

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
3744

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 1119
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 2625

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Children’s Campaign, Inc.
Southern Poverty Law Center – Florida

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1788

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 1536
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 252

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
JUSTGeorgia

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
99

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 90
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 9

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Hale Kina

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
399

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 384
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 15

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
2106

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 1920
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 183

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Juvenile Justice Initiative

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1878

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 1221
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 657

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Children’s Policy and Law Initiative of Indiana

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
729

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 285
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 471

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Iowa Coalition 4 Juvenile Justice

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
813

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 669
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 141

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Kansas Appleseed

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
747

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 660
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 87

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Kentucky Youth Advocates

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
957

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 741
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 216

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children
Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
165

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 165
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 0

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
939

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 690
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 246

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Maryland Juvenile Justice Coalition
Just for Kids

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
543

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 192
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 351

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Citizens for Juvenile Justice

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
2085

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 993
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 1092

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Michigan Council on Crime and Delinquency

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
828

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 489
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 336

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Juvenile Justice Coalition (JJC)
Minnesota Council on Crime and Justice

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
258

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 243
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 15

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) – Mississippi Youth Justice Project

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1122

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 1095
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 27

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Missouri Juvenile Justice Association

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
168

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 135
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 33

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
669

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 408
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 261

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Voices for Children in Nebraska

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
720

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 642
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 78

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
90

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 51
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 39

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
New Hampshire Kids Count

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1005

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 969
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 36

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
522

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 477
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 45

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
New Mexico Council on Crime and Delinquency

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
2139

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 888
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 1254

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Juvenile Justice Coalition

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
567

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 477
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 90

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Action for Children North Carolina

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
156

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 75
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 84

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
2490

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 2316
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 174

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Juvenile Justice Coalition
Voices for Ohio’s Children

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
576

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 384
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 192

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1098

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 852
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 246

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Partnership for Safety and Justice

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
3075

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 954
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 2121

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Juvenile Law Center

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
186

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 108
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 78

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Rhode Island KIDS COUNT

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
726

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 417
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 309

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
429

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 216
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 213

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
South Dakota Voices for Children

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
783

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 606
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 177

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
4671

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 4119
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 552

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Solutions for Youth Justice, Texas Criminal Justice Coalition
Texas Appleseed
Texas Care for Children

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
732

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 423
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 309

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
36

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 24
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 15

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1686

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 1671
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 15

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Families & Allies of Virginia’s Youth
JustChildren, Legal Aid Justice Center

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
1062

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 1026
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 36

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
TeamChild

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
258

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 150
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 108

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
DC Lawyers for Youth

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
489

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 297
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 192

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
WVCAN

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
915

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 540
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 375

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Wisconsin Council on Children and Families

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

NUMBER OF YOUTH INCARCERATED
249

IN PUBLIC FACILITIES: 99
IN PRIVATE FACILITIES: 150

ORGS WORKING ON REFORM:
Wyoming Children’s Law Center, Inc.

Incarceration data: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/asp/State_Adj.asp

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